Despite collectively requesting 2.5 million in special fees for the coming year, $580,000 approved by the student body for student [https://stanfordreview.org/article/special-fees-groups-leave-half-a-million-dollars-unspent/special-fees-groups-leave-half-a-million-unspent/] organizations went
[!(http://blog.stanfordreview.org/content/images/2011/02/special-fee-extended-232x300.jpg "special fee extended")](http://blog.stanfordreview.org/content/images/2011/02/special-fee-extended.jpg) Elections Commission flyer from 2009. Let's not
Student activities funding policy also contributes to having "too darn many student groups"
Robin Thomas, in his Daily column “Too Darn Many Student Groups,” [http://www.stanforddaily.com/2011/02/16/parsley-is-gharsley-too-darn-many-student-groups/] writes: > [W]henever we see a problem in the world or